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Taxation: Learning Skills for Life

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 00:00
Kogod’s Master of Science in Taxation (MST) program gives students skills to distinguish themselves in the workforce. It opens career paths that support flexible and lucrative careers.
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SIS remembers Professor Gary Weaver

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 00:00
The School of International Service will honor the life and work of Professor Gary Weaver, who was a member of the American University community for more than 50 years, at a memorial service on April 29.
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Professor Robin Broad wins Guggenheim Fellowship

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 00:00
The School of International Service congratulates Professor Robin Broad on her Guggenheim Fellowship. She is the first SIS faculty member to win the prestigious award.
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School of Education Welcomes New Advisory Board

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 00:00
Sixteen-member board will help guide the School of Education.
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Denise Saunders Thompson Awarded $500,000 Mellon Grant

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 00:00
Professorial lecturer Denise Saunders Thompson awarded $500,000 Mellon Grant.
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Professor Kraut Receives Prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 00:00
The Immigration and Ethnic History Society (IEHS) presented AU History Professor Alan Kraut with its 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award.
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Intersections of Communication & Code: SOC Grad Joins Code for America

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Tech Ladymafia's Erie Meyer, who graduated from SOC in 2005, joins the leadership team at Code for America recently.
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Taylor Battle: Politics, Social Change and EPA Internship

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
American University strategic communication graduate student Taylor Battle talks about the advantages of her program and her internship at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
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Bergen, Norway: A Week in Review

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
“Studying in Bergen at NHH surpassed all of my expectations. It was an experience of adventure, learning and reflection that I will never forget.” –Kogod Corporate Entrepreneurship student
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Preserving sovereignty through soil

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
As Earth Day approaches, Professor Scott Freeman digs into international aid for soil conservation in Haiti juxtaposed against the knowledge and labor traditions of rural Haitian farmers.
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Global food security class sees farming in action

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
“DC is a microcosm of the global food security crisis,” says SIS student Lou Maroulis, who runs an urban farm that provides fresh produce to DC-area foodbanks.
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Classrooms Off Campus: Four AU Students Talk About the Internship Experience

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Internship opportunities abound in the D.C. area.
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American University Announces Launch of Three Innovative Graduate Education Degree Programs Online

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
With teacher shortage looming, American University's online programs in education will help to prepare the next generation of effective teachers and education policy leaders.
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Diplomacy, Defense, and Development Concentration Prepares Students For Successful Careers

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
The Diplomacy, Defense, and Development program is a perfect next step for those interested in diplomacy, security, or international development.
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Strikes against Syria: Did Trump need permission from Congress?

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Did Trump have the authority to order missile strikes against Syria without congressional approval? SIS Professor Jordan Tama examines recent precedent.
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Jake Tapper Talks News and Gives Advice to Journalism Students

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Hundreds of students from American University lined up two hours early to get tickets for the event. SOC professor Jane Hall interviewed Tapper and moderated student Q&A.
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The Power to Change a Life

Sun, 04/09/2017 - 00:00
The 20th Celebration of Scholarships honors the impact of support and thanks donors.
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SPA’s Key Executive Leadership Program Publishes New Book

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 00:00
Federal leaders have a new tool to help them navigate the changing nature of their work, thanks to a new book from AU School of Public Affairs’ Key Executive Leadership Program.
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The Road to Glory: Hip-Hop Star Common Speaks at AU

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 00:00
The rapper, actor, and author offered pearls of wisdom in Bender Arena.
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AU's Stake In the Twin Cities: Irene Quarshie, SPA/MPP '00

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Vice president, product quality and responsible sourcing, Target
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